Plant Guides and Advice

Planting Trees - Don't dig too deep

As we once again approach the tree planting season, it is worth revisiting some important points when planting trees.   A common problem is planting too deep. We are all concerned that the roots are well covered with soil when we have finished planting, but this often leads to a Read more…

Top 10 Screening Trees

Here’s our run down of our favourite trees suited to creating a beautiful natural screen. Some of the trees can also be grown as a smaller hedge, but we’ve focused on varieties that can get to the height required to reach above your garden fence and give you greater privacy. Each has Read more…

Photinia × fraseri 'Red Robin' - Information

This hugely popular shrub is a common site in UK gardens. It’s easy to see why so many of us plan our gardens to include Photinia due to it’s versatile nature and striking red colour creating all year round interest.

Person holding a selection of bareroot hedge plants

One significant advantage of buying trees and hedging plants ‘bareroot’ is the low price, a bareroot tree can be less than a third of the price of a container grown plant.